| Feb 4, 2012
| 1:35 PM
Sophie Pollitt-Cohen likens the Goruck Challenge to a tour of a city, "except you're not on a bus." Devin Maier recalled how for some "it's like playingG.I. Joe," and others look at it as a weekend escape from their 9-to-5 jobs — one that includes...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 3:44 PM
The Town of Ocean City is set to consider the addition of an aerial tram ride that would fly high above the boardwalk from the inlet parking lot to 27th Street.
The proposal for the $10 million attraction comes from Trey Winstead, who has also...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 10:15 AM
It's going to be a homecoming of sorts for hunka-hunka-handyman Marc Bartolomeo when he appears at the Fort Lauderdale Home Design And Remodeling Show at Broward County Convention Center Nov. 16-18 (For discounts and specials, visit HomeShowSpecials.com)...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 9:36 PM
Given the Fiery Furnaces’ obsessively prolific career -- member Matthew Friedberger is currently making his way through a multi-volume solo project -- it’s a wonder that Eleanor Friedberger's debut solo record, “Last Summer,” didn&...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 9:36 PM
There’s the summer song that we’re all familiar with: the blow-up pop hit that demands that we strip to our bikinis and mankinis, frolic on the beach, and bounce from party to party all night long, possibly tanked on whatever......
| Jun 29, 2010
| 7:37 AM
Another Manhattan hospital is closing its doors, this time in Harlem.
It has been just over two months since St. Vincent's Hospital closed up in Greenwich Village, and now North General Hospital is following suit.
On Monday, Governor David Paterson...
| Feb 16, 2010
| 5:58 PM
The Roosevelt Island Tram is slated to shut down for six months beginning March 1, officials announced Tuesday.
The tram -- featured in the 2006 " Spider-Man" flick -- is scheduled to be out of commission until Aug. 31 for a major modernization project....
| Feb 28, 2010
| 4:56 PM
Roosevelt Islanders will be forced to reroute their commutes Monday in response to a six month tram modernization project that will completely suspend Roosevelt Island tram service.
Beginning 2 a.m. March 1st, the tram will be disabled so that it can...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 6:50 AM
It's the stuff you saw Miley Cyrus smoke in a bong in a viral video, and it's also the herb a New York father blames for leading to his son's death earlier this month. Now, the New York State Senate has passed a measure aiming to block the sale of the...
| Nov 30, 2010
| 6:12 AM
The East River aerial cable car system that links Manhattan and Roosevelt Island is set to reopen following a nine-month overhaul.
The Roosevelt Island Operation Commission gave the Roosevelt Island Tramway the green light to begin running on Tuesday....
| Mar 9, 2011
| 2:38 AM
Ryan Santanna leapt to his death from his family's 15th floor apartment balcony on Roosevelt Island Sunday. Early indications are that the 21-year-old was driven to jump after using the hallucinogenic herbal drug salvia although his family has...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 8:03 AM
In November, ParkIndy will bring way-finding technology to parking near Monument Circle. Sensors will be installed in about 50 parking stalls to help motorists find a space. In the coming months, other areas in Indianapolis will benefit from this way-...